Integration Architect

Integration Architect

04 Apr 2022
Maryland, Hyattsville, 20781 Hyattsville USA

Integration Architect

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Address: USA-MD-Hyattsville-8301 Professional Place Ste115
Store Code: Arch Data-Domain Architecture (2761012)

Retail Business Services is the services company of leading grocery retail group Ahold Delhaize USA, providing services to five East Coast grocery brands: Food Lion, Giant Food, The GIANT Company, Hannaford and Stop & Shop. Retail Business Services leverages the size and scale of the local brands to and provides industry-leading expertise, insights and analytics to local brands to support their strategies. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and we foster a community of belonging where everyone is valued.For more information, visit https:// .

What We Offer

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Generous vacation and holidays
  • Substantial annual bonus targets
  • Competitive benefits include a 401k match, HSA options, and education assistance
  • Collaborative teams in an inclusive environment
  • Opportunities for growth and to make an impact

Position Summary

We are looking for a business-savvy technology expert, truth-teller and strategic thinker to join our IT Architecture team. You will own all aspects of integration strategy and architecture that serves to connect our large, hybrid application portfolio supporting over $50 billion in annual revenue as well as integrations with our many business partners. Integration scope covers internal and external integration via APIs, messaging and files, across systems and applications in our stores, warehouses, data centers, hybrid cloud and partner systems. This role and strategy is one of the most critical components of our business, sustaining integration across thousands of stores and hundreds of applications, and enabling modernization and streamlining of our entire organization.

A Day in the Life
  • Work embedded in the integration solutions delivery team to design and delivery strategic and practical integration solutions across the enterprise
  • Establish strategic guidance, standards, best practices and reference models
  • Role model and champion modern ways-of-working such as Agile, DevOps and design thinking
  • Challenge the status quo and drive change to improve business agility and performance
  • Engage as a subject matter expert or troubleshooter when transformation opportunities, design conflicts or high severity problems arise
  • Work with internal customers to understand and deliver brand priorities and needs
  • Build relationships with vendors and partners, leading and participating in product and proposal evaluations, recommendations and architecture oversight
  • Stay up-to-date on domain and industry news, innovations and practices

Basic Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or equivalent job experience
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience and leadership (including at least 3 years as an Architect) in related aspects of integration technology (e.g. - REST, pubsub, MQ, ESB, MFT) across both cloud and on-premises environments, preferably in a senior level role
  • Exceptional verbal, written and visual communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience interacting, partnering and influencing at all levels of an organization
  • Able to manage own work time and priorities under aggressive timelines and budgets
  • Fluent in English (in word and in writing)

Required Domain Skills and Experience:
  • Detailed understanding and experience in architectural design for the following
  • API Management using Mulesoft or similar technology such as Azure APIM or Apigee
  • Messaging integration tools such as Kafka, AMQ/Azure Service Bus, and IBM MQ
  • Creation and use of integration reference architectures and best practices
  • Integration solution architecture using various integration patterns across hybrid and cloud environments
  • Extensive hands-on experience working on integration with enterprise and third-party applications
  • Understanding of agile development practices and DevOps
  • Worked with containers and container orchestration technologies (such as AKS, Kubernetes or Openshift)
  • Broad understanding and experience on IaC and DevOps, particularly tools that help compliment the automation journey and deployments
  • Experience and knowledge on SSO security including OAuth, Open ID and SAML 2.0

Preference will be given to candidates with the following experience:
  • Deep understanding /awareness of Azure Platform
  • Experience with CI/CD tools and pipelines
  • Experience with Integration/Application observability using technologies such as ELK stack or Azure Log Analytics/Azure Monitor
  • Experience working in IT in the Retail industry
  • Experience working in Agile and DevOps environments


Retail Business Services is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to sex, race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, religion, age, marital status (including civil unions), military service, veteran status, pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions), genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, legally recognized disability, domestic violence victim status or any other characteristic protected by law. We provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities.

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Job Requisition: 226911externalUSA-MD-Hyattsville1192022

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